National Park Service http://kvpr.org en Yosemite Workers Rally To Keep Jobs Amid Contract Uncertainty http://kvpr.org/post/yosemite-workers-rally-keep-jobs-amid-contract-uncertainty <p class="p1">Concessions workers at Yosemite National Park held a rally today over concerns that a new contractor could leave some longtime employers out of work.&nbsp;</p><p class="p1">The Delaware North Corporation has held the park's exclusive food service and lodging contract since the early 1990's.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The National Park Service recently announced that it is soliciting new proposals for the deal.&nbsp;</span></p><p class="p1">Sarah McDermott is with the Unite Here Local 19 union:&nbsp;</p> Wed, 14 May 2014 02:03:57 +0000 Kerry Klein & Joe Moore 32627 at http://kvpr.org Yosemite Workers Rally To Keep Jobs Amid Contract Uncertainty On Valley Edition: Valley Health Reform; Fresno Veterans Home; New National Park http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-valley-health-reform-fresno-veterans-home-new-national-park <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on Valley Edition, </span>KVPR’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Rebecca </span>Plevin<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;reports on how valley counties are preparing to expand coverage to their poorest residents&nbsp;under the Affordable Care Act. We’ll also talk with Peter Cunningham, Ph.D., Senior Fellow and Director of Quantitative Research with The Center for Studying Health System Change about whether the San Joaquin Valley as a whole is ready to take on health reform.</span></p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 20:40:49 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 9438 at http://kvpr.org On Valley Edition: Valley Health Reform; Fresno Veterans Home; New National Park